THE MALAYSIAN TIGER

By Andrea FERRANTE, Luca TROVELLESI, Giorgio VIGNALI

FILM FOUND FAMILY PROD. CINEMA - as PROD

Drama - Development 2021

Sandokan is a bloody prince pirate who challenges an empire to revenge his family. The impossible love for Marian, niece of his worst enemy, will turn him into a legend.

    • Year of production
    • 2021
    • Genres
    • Drama, Action/Adventure, TV Series
    • Countries
    • ITALY
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Director(s)
    • Andrea FERRANTE, Luca TROVELLESI, Giorgio VIGNALI
    • Writer(s)
    • Giorgio VIGNALI
    • Producer(s)
    • Luca TROVELLESI (SYDONIA Production), Vito SCHIRONE (NOVI NEW SRL)
    • Synopsis
    • In 1870 the people of Malaysia and Borneo are subjugated by British and Dutch.
      One man opposes, with ruthless ferocity of the violence of these armies, his name is Sandokan, nicknamed The Malaysian Tiger, a noble prince deprived of his kingdom.
      Sandokan and his pirates, from their hideout in the impregnable island Mompracem, plunder and destroy enemy ships intercepting their routes between the Sunda Islands and the South China Sea. The Revenge of Sandokan, knows no limits or mercy, the Tiger strikes everywhere, counting on the support of the indigenous tribes who see in him a symbol of the fight against tyranny.
      The Malaysian Tiger is a story of pirates, intrigue and revenge, but it is also a great and painful love story between a fierce avenger and its opposite, Marian, the Pearl of Labuan, a beautiful British girl romantic and charming, niece of James Brooke, the worst enemy of Sandokan.
      This is only the beginning of a long story about love, intrigues, treasons and fights, during which a small unknown country become a nation.
      After many years and finally supported by the British Crown decided to eliminate corruption, Sandokan manages to defeat all his enemies and retired as a rajah of Kili Balù, while his friend Yanez was appointed Rajah of Assam.